Solon Family History

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Solon Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Solan. French: habitational name from Les Solons in Oise, named with a regional variant of sablon ‘sand’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Soll, Nolen, Solan, Dolin, Malon, Son, Colton, Lozon, Tolton, Solo

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Solon Family Origin

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Solon Family Occupations

What did your Solon ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Accountant Motor A To Char and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Solon. 13% of Solon men worked as an Accountant Motor A To Char and 67% of Solon women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Solon were Engineering Works Executive and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Accountant Motor A To Char
    13%
  • Clerk To Chartered Accountants To
    13%
  • Engine Fitter (marine)
    13%
  • Engineering Works Executive
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Charlady
    12%
  • Private Means
    12%
  • Waitress
    12%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Solon Historical Records

What Solon family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Solon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Solon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Solon. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Solon. For the veterans among your Solon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Solon Life Expectancy

What is the average Solon lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Solon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Solon in 1957 was 43, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Solon

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